College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology

Criminology Minor

2014-2016 Criminology Minor Curriculum

Please see your degree audit to determine which criminology program requirements (2006-2008, 2008-2010, 2010-2012, or 2012-2014) you need to fulfill. If you are under an older curriculum and wish to switch to the current curriculum (2012-2014), you may be able to redeclare the minor (visit the SAC department office BAK 356 to declare or redeclare minor, or to obtain earlier curriculum information).

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I. REQUIRED COURSES (total of 9 hours, or 3 courses):                                                                                              

Number

Title

Prerequisites

 Hours

SOC 1000

Introduction to Sociology (980:001)

 

3

CRIM 2022

Criminal Justice System (982:022)

SOC 1000

3

CRIM 2025

Criminology (982:025) SOC 1000; sophomore standing

3

Total Required

9 hours

 

II. ELECTIVES (Choose 3 courses from the list below, total of 9 hours):

Number

Title

Prerequisites

 Hours

CRIM 3110/5110

State Crime (982:110g)

junior standing

3

CRIM 2112

White Collar Crime (982:112)

SOC 1000; CRIM 2025

3

CRIM 2314

Ethics in Crime, Law and Justice (982:113)

SOC 1000; CRIM 2022; sophomore standing

3

CRIM 4216/5216

Correctional Treatment: Theory and Practice (982:116g)

SOC 1000; (CRIM 2022 OR CRIM 2025); junior standing

3

CRIM 2217

Community Corrections (982:117)

SOC 1000; CRIM 2022; sophomore standing

3

CRIM 3319/5319

Victimology (982:119g)

junior standing

3

CRIM 4122/5122

Youth Gangs (982:122g)

SOC 1000; junior standing

3

CRIM 4253/5253

Crime and Public Policy (982:153g)

SOC 1000; CRIM 2022; junior standing

3

CRIM 4224/5224

Police and Society (982:124g)

SOC 1000; CRIM 2022; junior standing

3

CRIM 3226/5226

Crime and Punishment (982:126g)

SOC 1000; CRIM 2022; junior standing

3

CRIM 2127

Juvenile Delinquency (982:127)

SOC 1000; CRIM 2025

3

CRIM 4228/5228

Law and Society (982:128g)

SOC 1000; junior standing

3

CRIM 4331/5331

Women, Crime, and Society (982:131g)

SOC 1000; (CRIM 2022 OR CRIM 2025); junior standing

3

CRIIM 2232

Juvenile Justice (982:132)

SOC 1000; CRIM 2022; sophomore

3

CRIM 4137/5137

Homicide (982:137g)

SOC 1000; CRIM 2025; junior standing

3

CRIM 3151

Crime and Social Inequality (982:151)

SOC 1000; CRIM 2022; junior standing

3

CRIM 2152

Crime and Community (982:152)

3

CRIM 4323/5323

Social Deviance and Control (982:123g)

SOC 1000; junior standing

3

CRIM 4262/5262

Crime, Law, and Justice: A Global Perspective (982:162g)

(SOC 1000 OR ANTH 1002); junior standing

3

CRIM 4369/5369

Drugs, Crime, and Society (982:169g)

SOC 1000; junior standing

3

CRIM 4381/5381

Topics in Criminology (982:181g)

SOC 1000; CRIM 2025; junior standing

3

CRIM 2134

Crime Analysis 

SOC 2020 or STAT 1772

3

CRIM 3225

Criminal Court System

SOC 1000; CRIM 2022

3

Total Electives

9 hours

  Total hours for the minor = 18